V.21 No.32 | 8/9/2012
Music History Delta Dawn How Sears, Roebuck & Co. midwifed the birth of the blues In the popular telling, Delta blues musicians were tragic figures, singing out for personal solace. Though romantic, this story ignores the spirit of the bluesman himself, and the commercial and technological advances of the early 1900s. Kids Matchstick Forest Thursday, June 29: 9:30-11am 516 ARTS
Ecologist Krista Bonfantine demonstrates strategies for managing local forests to prevent fires. Participants design and test their own matchstick forests and tour the
Fires of Change exhibition. Registration recommended. Kids Creative Movement Thursday, June 29: 11am-noon East Mountain Library
Young children develop early literacy skills though music, dancing, singing, stories and exploring of simple musical concepts.
Film Vicky Cristina Barcelona Thursday, June 29: 7-8:30pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
While spending a summer in Spain, two young Americans meet a charming Casanova and his volatile ex-wife. They all become romantically entangled and sparks begin to fly in hilarious fashion.
Stage Stand-Up Comedy Thursday, June 29: 7:30pm Stage @ Santa Ana Star
Comedians Lachlan Patterson and Joe Machi perform live.
Learn Space Science: International Asterioid Day Friday, June 30: 5:30-10pm NM Museum of Natural History & Science
Learn about asterioids, NASA's mission to the asteroid belt and what is known about asteroid impacts on Earth. Registration recommended.
Stage Greater Tuna Friday, June 30: 7:30-8pm Vortex Theatre
Brennan Foster and Shawn Boyd play over 20 of Tuna, Texas', eccentric inhabitants from gun-clubbers to church ladies in a town where the Lion's Club is too liberal and Patsy Cline never dies.
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